Meaning Of Blessed Be Meaning

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I have seen the expression “Blessed Be” quite often as a way of greeting and/or a farewell, indicating that the person saying/writing it wishes good fortune upon the person receiving it. I have seen this so many times that I thought that was exactly what it meant and even more, it was the correct way of greeting or saying goodbye to other people But through out my research I have learnt and understood that Blessed Be has a deeper meaning and it is one that we should be mindful when using it.

“The true purpose of Blessed Be is a sacred one. It has been used in countless religions to grant the blessings of the deity onto a person, but not in a general or light hearted way. When we use the term Blessed Be it is meant to be in a very sacred way, we are asking the …show more content…

The Five Fold kiss wording is as follows:

The High Priest kneels before the High Priestess and gives her the
Five Fold Kiss; that is, he kisses her on both feet, both knees, womb, both breasts, and the lips, starting with the right of each pair. He says, as he does this:

"Blessed be thy feet, that have brought thee in these ways.
Blessed be thy knees, that shall kneel at the sacred altar.
Blessed be thy womb, without which we would not be.
Blessed be thy breasts, formed in beauty.
Blessed be thy lips, that shall utter the Sacred …show more content…

When she reaches the phallus, hespreads his arms wide, and the same after the kiss on the lips.”by Farrar, Janet and Stewart; “Eight Sabbats for Witches”; Robert Hale 1983. Transcribe to computer file by

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